Buy, Trade, and Consign

Please feel free to e-mail us or call (512) 565-0663 to discuss an item you would like to sell, trade, or consign.


Switched On buys used synthesizers, drum machines, pro audio equipment, effects units, modular synthesizers, tape machines, mixers, midi controllers, and more. 

Switched On buys broken gear.


Switched On accepts equipment in trade toward other items in the shop. Trades are accepted towards repair costs as well. 


If you are looking to sell an item, leave it to the experts. Our consignment rate is a reasonable 30% of the final selling price. There are many advantages to letting us take care of the often arduous task of finding a new home for a rare, specialized, or expensive item.

  • Switched On will collaborate with you to determine the fair market value. 
  • Our professional service technicians can fully restore or refurbish the item to bring it to its optimal re-sale value. Repair costs can be deducted from the final sale, so no payment upfront is required.
  • Our knowledgeable staff informs customers about the consigned item.
  • Switched On promotes items with our wide-reaching social media.
  • Switched On's clientele and friends range from hobbyists to professional musicians, studio owners to collectors, DIY enthusiasts to all-out synth aficionados, manufacturers to music industry folk.
  • Consigned items are available in the online store and can be shipped internationally.